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John Earl Tate

Sergt., Ord. Det., 115th M. G., Hdqrs. Co., 30th Div., 115th Regt.; of Haywood County; son of J. E. and Mrs. Elizabeth Tate. Volunteered June 22, 1917, at Canton, N.C. Sent to Camp Sevier, transferred to Camp Merritt. Sailed for France May 11, 1918. Fought at Ypres, Voormizelle, Mt. Kemmel, Bellicourt, Nauroy, Hindenburg Line, Premont, Vaux-Andigny. Returned to USA March 23, 1919. Mustered out at Camp Jackson April 2,...

Dr. J. M. Russell

1st Lt., Base Hospital 135; of Haywood County; son of J. H. and Mrs. L. H. Russell. Husband of Mrs. Lucy Terrell Russell. Entered service July 15, 1918, at Canton, N.C. Sent to Camp Greenleaf, Ga., transferred to Camp Wadsworth, S. C. Promoted to rank of 1st Lt. June 21, 1918. Served in N.C. N. G. since 1915, where he held rank of 1st Lt. Mustered out at Camp Wadsworth Dec. 15,...

Harry O. Schenck

Sergt., M. G., Co. A, 30th Div., 115th Regt.; of Haywood County; son of S. P. and A. H. Schenck. Volunteered June 5, 1917, at Waynesville, N.C. Sent to Camp Sevier, S. C., transferred to Camp Merritt. Sailed for France May 5, 1918. Fought at Ypres and in all engagements of 115th M. G. Returned to USA in March. Mustered out at Camp Jackson April 5,...

Robert Pierce Wyche

Machinist Mate, Naval Aviation Service; of Haywood County; son of H. A. and Mrs. E. T. Wyche. Entered service July 1, 1918, at Raleigh, N.C. Sent to Charleston, S. C., transferred to Pensacola, Fla., then to New York City, N. Y. Mustered out at Pelham Bay, N. Y., Jan. 13,...

John H. Rhodarmer

Chief Yeoman, Navy; of Haywood County; son of W. R. and Mrs. E. K. Rhodarmer. Husband of Mrs. Ina Louisa Rhodarmer. Entered service April 17, 1918, at Canton, N.C. Sent to U. S. Naval Hospital at Norfolk, Va. Transferred to North Sea mine fleets. Mustered out at Norfolk, Va., March 12,...

Thomas Guy Massie

1st Class Private, Marine Corps, Co. 74, 2nd Div., 6th Regt.; of Haywood County; son of Thomas Newton and Maggie Massie. Entered service Dec. 13, 1917, at Waynesville, N.C. Sent to Paris Island, S. C. Transferred to Quantico, Va. Sailed for France March 13, 1918. Was in all battles with his company. Nov. 26, 1918, to July 18, 1919, was with Army of Occupation. Returned to USA Aug. 4, 1919. Mustered out at Quantico, Va., Aug. 13,...

John McD. Michal, Jr.

Corporal, Sig. Corps, Co. A, 30th Div., 105th F. S. Brn.; of Haywood County; son of J. McD. Michal and Mary Michal. Entered service July 19, 1917, at Sylva, N.C. Sent to Camp Sevier. Transferred to Camp Mills, L. I., N. Y. Sailed for France May, 1918. Promoted to rank of Corpl March, 1918. Fought at Ypres, Zyer. Wounded at Ypres. Sent to Gen. Hospital No. 13, Base No. 37, American Hospital, Liverpool, St. Mary’s. Returned to USA Dec. 24, 1918. Mustered out at Camp Greene, N.C., Jan. 15,...

Medford C. Mease

1st Lt., Q. M. C., Construction Div. Born in Haywood County; son of J. H. and Hester L. Mease. Entered service Dec. 19, 1914, at Canton. Sent to Camp Lee, Va., June 23, 1917. Transferred to Baltimore, Md., then to Washington. Transferred to special naval duties June, 1916, and from there to Camp Lee, Va., in charge of material for construction. Mustered out at Washington Oct. 25,...

L. B. Holtzclaw

Sergt., 9th Amb. Train, Co. B, 9th Div.; son of Mr. J. D. and Mrs. Lula Holtzclaw; of Haywood County. Entered service July 24, 1918, at Canton, N.C. Sent to Camp Jackson. Transferred to Camp McClellan. Mustered out at Camp Jackson, Feb., 17, 1919.

James H. Howell

Major, Inf., 30th Div., 118th Regt. Born in Haywood County; the son of Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Howell. Husband of Mrs. Pearl P. (Marshall) Howell. Entered service at Waynesville, N.C. Was sent to Camp Sevier, S. C., from there to Camp Mills. Sailed for France May 7, 1918. Was commissioned Major June 19, 1916. Fought at Somme Offensive and Defensive, Ypres, Bellicourt. Received shell wound while going into battle Oct. 5, 1918. Was sent to hospital in France. Was then sent to U. S. General Hospital No. 2, at Biltmore, N.C. From there mustered out April 9, 1919. During the year of 1907 Major Howell served four months on the Mexican...
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